Frederic Favre | Managing Partner
Since January 1998 Mr. Favre has been VOVAN Resident Partner in Thailand and became International Partner in 2003. He is a graduate of the School of Law, University of Lyon III (LL.B 1982; LL.M 1983), the ISG Business School (M.B.A. 1989) and of the European Community Executive Training Program in Tokyo (1992).
He was admitted to the Lyon bar as Tax and Legal Counsel in 1989 and to the Paris Bar in 1992. Further to 10 years of practice in France, Japan and Korea, Mr. Favre moved to Vietnam in 1994 where he opened and managed a Hanoi foreign practice.
He was licensed as a foreign practitioner in Tokyo and Hanoi. Mr. Favre is the author of and contributor to many academic, commercial articles, and conference presentations about Japan, Thailand the GMS and Asean. After 4 years as executive Board and vice-president of the Franco Thai Chamber of Commerce he became President and now Vice-President of the CCE Thailand Chapter.
He is the co-founder of Asiafrica Foundation and the Vice-President of the Franco-Thai Solidarity Committee. Mr Favre is also a member of the ICC Arbitration Commission.He speaks French, English, and Japanese.